Junior Barrister | 1-3 years PQE | Family Law Practice

Auckland CBD | Family Lawyer | Ref: ELR3111 | Legal Staff

Excellent mentoring and support on offer here;Busy boutique practice located in CBD;Four day work week;

Our client is a progressive Family law practice in the heart of Auckland city and they have an opportunity for a qualified lawyer with 1-3 years' PQE in family law ideally, however you may have gained employment, litigation or commercial law experience within a highly regarded commercial law firm based in New Zealand.

You will work alongside an experienced practitioner who is an expert in their field and you will receive excellent mentoring and guidance. The practice is largely focused on high net worth relationship property claims involving trusts and businesses. Whilst it is not imperative to have prior Family law experience, the successful candidate must have a strong interest in this area of law and possess excellent communication skills and the ability to build trust with clients and solid working relationships. In the absence of a background specialising in family law, you may have gained experience in Civil Litigation, Employment or Commercial law.

Some of the matters you will be involved in could include:

  • Drafting agreements, affidavits, memorandums, submissions and composing letters
  • Court appearances
  • Attending private mediations

This is an outstanding opportunity for a professional individual who is ambitious and keen to move their career forward or commence your career in the area of Family law. Aside from working alongside some of the best, you will also have the opportunity to be able to see cases from beginning to end.

If you have a passion for Family law and looking to grow your career within this practice area, contact Michelle Stewart in confidence to find out more or apply today quoting reference ELR3111.